Woollen and Worsted Woven Fabric Design


  • E G Gilligan, Formerly International Wool Secretariat, now known as the Woolmark Company, UK

Today it is as essential as ever to design, develop and produce saleable and commercially sound woven fabrics within considerable financial restraints. However, in teaching woven fabric design, emphasis appears to have shifted away from the practicalities of cloth construction and design development. This practical handbook provides explanations and answers to some of the technical and practical problems encountered in the development, design and manufacture of woollen and worsted woven fabrics.
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Quality assurance technicians and industry designers


Book information

  • Published: January 2004
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-85573-743-3


…of value to the new designer., Wool Record
I have enjoyed reading this book., Wool Record

Table of Contents

Woollen and worsted weaving yarns; Woven fabric construction; Woven fabric design; Design and fabric development.